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RTVE appoints North American distributor

Spanish public broadcaster RTVE has appointed Atlanta-based Catalia Communications Corp. to become its channels and programming distributor in North America. Under terms of the deal, Castalia will offer operators access to channels such as general purpose net TVE Internactional and news net 24 Horas. The agreement covers the US, Canada and Puerto Rico. “With a […]

Spain’s drama producers look to go global

Spain’s crisis has forced TV producers to seek international business. Local fiction continues to dominate Spanish primetime, but the dramatic fall in investment in TV advertising has obliged broadcasters to cut their budgets for originals. Creating virtue out of necessity, an increasing number of drama producers are looking beyond Spanish border and beginning to reap […]

Telefónica stakes international claim with new TV and film Studio

Spanish telco Telefónica has put all of its production units into a single Studios division and said it want to become a significant international TV and film producer. It has launched Telefónica Studios, a central unit that will comprise all of its content-making activities and will make a raft of TV and feature content for […]